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'Winnie 1 + 2 96', audio recording of an interview with Winnie Mandela by Sampson, 1996

MS. Sampson dep. 264/22
From a box entitled 'Mandela biog. tapes'. Interview date 22 Oct. 1996. Includes comment on:
  1. 00.00.00-00.40.26 Mandela's conditions in prison; her portrayal as 'Mother of the Nation'; the effect of Mandela's imprisonment on their marriage and family; her close relationship with Oliver Tambo; the current state of South Africa
  2. 00.47.00-01.33.30 Her relationship with the ANC; her support of the Black Consciousness movement and Steve Biko; her battles with the authorities; reliable sources for a biography of Mandela; her own and her family's relationships with Mandela following his release; the award of the Nobel Prize to Mandela and de Klerk; her imprisonment and treatment by the authorities
Running time 01.34.37 hours.


  • 1996


1 item

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access



MS. Sampson dep. 264/22

Existence and Location of Copies

The audio cassette has been digitized as MS. Sampson digital 37.

Physical Facet

Format: compact audio cassette

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom